Snapdragon 845 could be Qualcomm’s next high end chipset, made using 7nm process.



After announcing latest Snapdragon series 600 SoC, Now Qualcomm is developing its next gen Snapdragon 845 chip.

Qualcomm released its two new SoC (System on Chip) variants foe Snapdragon 600 series. The 630 and 600 chips, it will help in internet speed and Fast charging. Tech experts are eyeing in the company’s next generation high-end smartphone chip that will allegedly ship out of the box as the Snapdragon 845.

According to rumors, the 845 chip is way ahead of the current competition. The fabrication of the upcoming microprocessor may run on a newer 7nm process, which means that it will have a smaller physical footprint.

According to Tech expert, the new Snapdragon 845 will perform 25 to 35 % faster than the current Snapdragon 835 chip. Samsung has teamed up with Qualcomm to develop Snapdragon 845 chip and it is expected to debut in Samsung next Flagship Galaxy S9 smartphone.

The Snapdragon 820 and Snapdragon 821 were built on the 14nm fabrication process, while this year Snapdragon 825 is built on the 10nmfabrication process. Now dropping the size from 10nm to 7nm it is expected to increase performance up to 35 percent.

Qualcomm announced 660 SoC on May 9, 2017. It is Octa-Core chipset featuring four cortex- A73 cores clocked at 2.3GHz, and four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.9GHz. The chipset will pair with the Adreno 512 GPU, and the X10 LTE mode. Support for Quick Charge 4.0 fast charging technology, UFS 2.1 flash memory and LPDDR4X RAM with the frequency of 1,866Mhz.

Snapdragon 660 SoC will power the upcoming Samsung Galaxy C series smartphones, Xiaomi Redmi Pro 2 and Xiaomi Mi Max 2, VIVO X9s Plus, OPPO R11 and Nokia 7 and 8.